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Which Organization Structure should we use?

We are currently in the discovery phase of our planned 2016 Sharepoint Online move. We are currently using DFs. Below are some stats behind our company: Roughly 250 internal users Potential for many ...
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Fetch list item attachment by name

I am trying to write custom code for list item attachments. As it is not allowed to overwrite them, I will check if file already exists. If yes, will delete and then upload again. I found a method ...
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Error creating PeopleManager object using CSOM in powershell

I have this line in my powershell script: $peopleManager = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.UserProfiles.PeopleManager($context) When it gets hit I receive the error: New-Object : Cannot ...
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SharePoint Online: Change properties

I am retrieving a change log for SharePoint Online site, but I am particularly interested in the who performed the change and on what item. $changeQuery = New-Object ...
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Office 365: Publish and deploy .app through PowerShell

Can we deploy a SharePoint hosted app in Office 365 (SharePoint online) using PowerShell? Like in SharePoint 2013 apps, we will import the .app file and then install it. Can this be done in Office ...
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How to authenticate user in SharePoint Online using rest api

I have a website on SharePoint Online and a website on SharePoint On-premise. From my On-premise website i want to create a new list on my SharePoint Online site. To authenticate I used the ...
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Migrate SharePoint 2007 site into Office 365

here I am trying to migrate SP 2007 Site into Office 365. Steps I am Followed. I am saved my site as template .stp (without content) Rename .stp to .cab and extract to et manifest.xml. Updated ...
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SP Field.Hidden property not hiding?

I have set the property .Hidden of one field to $true. $field=$List.Fields.GetByTitle("Business Phone") $ctx.ExecuteQuery() $field.Hidden=$true The change has been applied successfully and if I ...
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SPO default internal site missing settings

We're using the default internal site on SharePoint Online. When going through the setting I'm missing the section for Web Designer Galleries specifically the Solution Gallery. Is there a way to ...
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Create context for another site collection using NAPA

I am trying to access another site collection using NAPA. I found 2 ways, none of which seem to be working Office 365- Accessing lists refers wrong URL (URL/App name) var context = new ...
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Update Panel not working in Sharepoint online sandbox solution

I have added a UpdatePanel on the webpart and then when I upload a .wsp to office 365 then & open the page(which contains this webpart) then error occur: Web Part Error: Sandboxed code execution ...
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Is there Machine Translation Service in Office365?

Does SharePoint with Office 365 have Machine Translation Service? Can it be turned on? I created small app, based on MSDN code sample, and I'm trying to create translate job for document in my ...
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Office 365 Public Website Search Configuration

I'm building a public facing site in Office 365 SharePoint. I added the search snippet in my master page and it works but it doesn't search the site pages only my lists and document libraries. How ...
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Show specific, private documents on a user homepage

I am new to SharePoint and excited about what it could help to achieve and trying to figure out the possibilities. I am using Office 365 EDU package. My question Person 1 owns 6 documents, A.docx, ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online: List of all suspended workflows

Is there a powershell script or service out there that gives you a list of all workflow statuses? Primarily we are looking for a way to get a list of all current suspended workflows. Update: Here ...
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Get file content, rename that file and after that getting the content again fails

I have one interesting problem, but I don't know why this happend. Generally I: 1) try get content from file (succesful result) 2) then I rename file in sharepoint (succesful result) 3) try get ...
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PowerShell to get workflow status in a list items of the SharePoint Online

I need create a PowerShell code to get the status of a workflow in a list items of the SharePoint Online. It's simple in On Premise SharePoint, but in online I have serious difficulties. Someone can ...
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Batch/bulk create Document Libraries (SharePoint Online 2013)

As part of a very large migration of data from an internal network to SharePoint 2013 (O365), I need to create a very large number of Document Libraries (several thousand). Each Document Library ...
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Sharepoint Search REST API - 401 unauthorized Error (Need Help)

I am getting 401 unauthorized error when calling a sharepoint search rest api (http://:/_api/search/query?querytext=) from a .net application using claims based authentication. My request and error ...
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Jslink field run function after field is rendered

i did registered function for custom field rendering with RegisterTemplateOverrides and my custom field render works quite nicely. Part of the field is input box for autocomplete, my issue is how to ...
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Update SharePoint Apps issue

I've tried to update SharePoint hosted app to a new version. It works great on SharePoint on-premises, but on SharePoint online I have a strange behavior - I've got the error There was a problem ...
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Sharepoint Online MySite look and feel

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. As I've been searching different kinds of information and guides about configuring and modifying Sharepoint, I've come across many screenshots of the user ...
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windows phone 8 sdk cannot connect

I downloaded the windows phone 8 sdk and the sharepoint windows phone sdk. Both installed fine. But whenever I try to create a clientcontext and connect to a sharepoint (on premise and online) I ...
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Workflow to email after date trigger in SPD 2013

Ive put together view on my Sharepoint list to highlight new users that start within the next week that havent been processed yet. Im looking to get an email sent out aswell to prompt that there is a ...
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Hiding the toolbar of a Listview webpart through CSOM

I recently successfully added a web-part to the frontpage using the method from Add Document Library XsltListViewWebPart using CSOM or web services However, it seems impossible to disable the toolbar ...
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Powershell script for user profile properties in SharePoint Online 2013?

Does anyone know of a Powershell script that can be used to pull user profile information from SharePoint Online 2013? The SharePoint server scripts are useless. Particularly, we are looking for a ...
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Generating User Security Context from a SharePoint Online workflow Activity

I have following SharePoint components-- A SharePoint online site with bunch of document libraries. Deployed workflow custom actions using visual studio and sandbox solution. Created provider ...
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SharePoint Online Provider Hosted App Context Token Is NULL On Postback

I have a provider hosted app in SharePoint Online. The problem I have is sometimes on postback the TokenHelper Class method GetContextTokenFromRequest is returning Context Token as NULL ...
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Cannot access lists on parent site via client object model

We have a SharePoint 365 environment with a hierarchy of subsites created. We have also deployed an app to one of the subsites. In the app's home page, we are trying to access a list on the top site, ...
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Is it possible to create a subsite in another site collection using workflows?

I am required to programatically create a sub-site in another site-collection from a workflow attached to a list. Has anyone a solution for this problem? I am able to create a sub-site in my site ...
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Enable Breadcrumb in oslo master page

I required to Enable the breadcrumb in Oslo master page and I am following the url http://www.wombit.se/2013/11/28/sharepoint-365-breadcrumb-oslo/ which is showing to add the snippet of code, But in ...
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Workflows in SharePoint 2013 online

Hello a question about workflows in sharepoint 2013 online I have a collumn named Category with choices: IT Phone Other when the user creates a new item in the list, if he choose in the category, ...
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Multiple instances of the same workflow started

In previous versions of SharePoint, there was a rule that you couldn't have two instances of a workflow running at the same time on a given item. On SharePoint Online (2013 version), it seems that ...
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Copying Page Layouts between tenancies in SP2013 Online

How does one move Page Layouts between tenancies in Sharepoint 2013 Online? I physically have the HTML file copied over and am able to select it from the page layouts dropdown in the ribbon, but I get ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online SharePoint Server Publishing

I have a subsite in SharePoint 2013 online that i have modifiyed with changes. I use publishing images, and have a newslider on first page i have created. The pictures uses publishing images. Now i ...
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Publishing SharePoint Designer Workflow 2013 from another server

I have a situation where i have a live server say "x" where SharePoint web application and SiteCollection are setup and another sever say "y" where SharePoint designer 2013 is installed,Now i have ...
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Retrieve items from content type

I have the following setup: Root Subsite1 Subsite2 list1 list2 content type: News content type: News How can I retrieve the ...
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How to add a New Item form to a page in SharePoint Online?

I am using SharePoint Online which looks to be version 2013. I want a New Item form on my home page. I have tried SharePoint Designer 2013. I tried making a new page and it complains that "this page ...
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SP2013Online: How create a custom dashboard with indicators and progressbars like this example?

We have a old SharePoint 2007 intranet. On this intranet we have a list with some columns like "name, fte, available, unit, contract enddate, expecting enddate etc". Some of these columns are showed ...
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Adding ListViewWebPart with CSOM

I have to add a few webparts to a default page using the Client side object model. For the most part this goes fine, I can add a XSLT and content query webparts. However, when i try to add a ...
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How do I get List Discussion hierarchy using Sharepoint online 2013 restful interface

I am trying to find the hierarchy of Discussions (Items) for displaying Subject: I have something to sell   Reply: I'll give you $5 for it   Reply: I'll give you $5.01 But I ...
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SPOnline no longer search hits on contentclass

All of a sudden, from yesterday to today, I lost the capability to search for contentclass:sts_site or sts_web content throughout the site collections we have. Other contentclasses in those sites will ...
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Brand/Remove Office 365 Login Page for SharePoint Online

We have a challenge which we would like to find a solution to. • We are using Project Online with SharePoint Online with Office 365. • We are trying to find a solution to brand/ (if branding is ...
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Document tags not displaying in search results

I have created a Managed Metadata service & done a full crawl. After full crawl was finished, I started testing in my search site. Still tags keywords are not displayed in the search results. ...
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SharePoint Online: Tags are not linked to their respective documents

I have tagged a few documents (via Tags and Notes). I can see the tags in the Tag Cloud but if I click on a tag, the results do not include the recently tagged documents (tagged yesterday). How long ...
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Create External List on SharePoint online

Does anyone knows if it's possible to create an external list from another external list? Is it possible to create an external list on SharePoint Online from an existing external list on SharePoint ...
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Assign tasks to Document Library Items

I started a task list to track ACTIVE document expiration dates - Doc Name - Doc Type - Expiration Date - Review Date - Assigned To I wanted to create a sub-folder for the obsolete stuff, but that ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST - Possible to Upload accross Site collections with embeded code or NAPA? SP.AppContextSite 403

Has anybody been able to REST Upload cross site/domain of a file to a document Library with REST on SPO 2013 thru embedded page code or NAPA? Wondering how app security is set on the TargetSite? I ...
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Nested REST or CAML code to list “NOT-IN” List Join Logic. Possible?

I'm thinking this is possible in SPO 2013? Two Custom Lists. Submitted and Universe (common field employee number) One qualifier condition that applies to both .. dept = Sales I need to list ...
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Lock item when approval starts

I am making a Custom List that would route for an approval when the user wants to. When an item is routed for approval, I want the item to be locked for editing. How can I achieve that? I am only ...